Alzheimer Society of Simcoe County

Site: Barrie Office

Service: MedicAlert(R) Safely Home(R)

Description (Service) Alzheimer Society is partnered with the Canadian MedicAlert Foundation to provide the MedicAlert Safely Home program, a nationwide program designed to help people with memory loss who are at risk of getting confused, leaving home and becoming lost * MedicAlert Safely Home bracelet is worn by the person at risk to speed up the search process by allowing police and emergency responders to quickly identify the person and assist in a safe return home * bracelet information is customizable, allowing for additional medical information to also be shared with first responders
Service Details
Hours Alzheimer Society Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * MedicAlert(R) 24 Hours
Areas Served Simcoe County
Eligibility Persons living with Alzheimer's disease or other dementias who are at risk of becoming disoriented and going missing
Application Call toll-free number to register directly with MedicAlert(R) Safely Home(R)
Languages English
Fees Service - $60 for one year of MedicAlert protection and a MedicAlert 'blue' stainless steel bracelet
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
20 Anne St S, Unit 3
Barrie, ON L4N 2C6
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Intersection Anne St.S and Dunlop St W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 1-855-581-3794
Toll Free Phone 1-855-581-3794
After Hours Phone MedicAlert(R) 24 hrs 1-855-581-3794
Primary Contact Laura-Lynn Bourassa, Manager of Education & Support Programs; Phone: 705-722-1066 ext 224; Email:
Primary Executive Debbie Islam, Chief Executive Officer; Phone: 705-722-1066 ext 222; Email:
Mailing Address c/o MedicAlert Foundation Canada Inc 
2005 Sheppard Ave 
Toronto, ON M2J 5B4

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